Handbook of Pediatric Psychology, Fourth Edition / Edition 4

Handbook of Pediatric Psychology, Fourth Edition / Edition 4

by Michael C. Roberts
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1609181751

ISBN-13: 9781609181758

Pub. Date: 12/22/2010

Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.

Sponsored by the Society of Pediatric Psychology, this state-of-the-science work is recognized as the definitive reference in the field. In concise, peer-reviewed chapters, leading authorities comprehensively examine links between psychological and medical issues from infancy through adolescence. Psychosocial aspects of specific medical problems and developmental,

Overview

Sponsored by the Society of Pediatric Psychology, this state-of-the-science work is recognized as the definitive reference in the field. In concise, peer-reviewed chapters, leading authorities comprehensively examine links between psychological and medical issues from infancy through adolescence. Psychosocial aspects of specific medical problems and developmental, emotional, and behavioral disorders are reviewed. The volume showcases evidence-based approaches to intervention and prevention. It describes innovative ways that professionals can promote positive health behaviors; help children and families cope with medical conditions and their treatment; and collaborate across disciplines to deliver effective clinical services in primary care, mental health, and school settings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781609181758
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
12/22/2010
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
808
Sales rank:
968,442
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.60(d)
Age Range:
1 - 18 Years

Table of Contents

Part I.Professional Issues
1The Evolving Field of Pediatric Psychology: Critical Issues and Future Challenges3
2Training Pediatric Psychologists for the 21st Century19
3Ethical and Legal Issues in Pediatric Psychology32
4Professional Roles and Practice Patterns50
Part II.Cross-Cutting Issues in Pediatric Psychology
5Health Promotion in Children and Adolescents: An Integration of Psychosocial and Environmental Approaches69
6Prevention of Disease and Injury in Pediatric Psychology84
7Promoting Coping and Enhancing Adaptation to Illness99
8Adherence to Pediatric Treatment Regimens119
9Psychosocial Adjustment of Children with Chronic Physical Conditions141
10Families and Other Systems in Pediatric Psychology159
11Peer Relationships of Children with Chronic Illness176
12Chronic and Recurrent Pain198
13Management of Pediatric Pain and Distress Due to Medical Procedures216
14Pediatric Pharmacology and Psychopharmacology234
Part III.Chronic Medical Conditions: Research and Clinical Applications
15Neonatology, Prematurity, NICU, and Developmental Issues253
16Pediatric Asthma269
17Cystic Fibrosis286
18Childhood Diabetes in Psychological Context304
19Diseases of the Blood: Sickle Cell Disease and Hemophilia321
20Pediatric Oncology: Psychosocial Outcomes for Children and Families342
21HIV/AIDS in Children and Adolescents358
22Pediatric Neurological Conditions: Brain and Spinal Cord Injury, and Muscular Dystrophy375
23Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis392
24Cardiovascular Disease409
25Pediatric Organ Transplantation in the 21st Century: Emerging Clinical, Ethical, and Research Issues433
26Pediatric Burns451
27Pediatric Gastrointestinal Disorders: Recurrent Abdominal Pain, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and Rumination Disorder/Cyclic Vomiting462
Part IV.Developmental, Behavioral, and Cognitive/Affective Conditions
28Pediatric Feeding Problems481
29Failure to Thrive499
30Autism and Mental Retardation510
31Pediatric Obesity529
32Elimination Disorders: Enuresis and Encopresis544
33Habit Disorders: Bruxism, Trichotillomania, and Tics561
34Pediatric Sleep Disorders578
35Behavior Problems in a Pediatric Context599
36Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder617
37Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa636
38Child Maltreatment652
39Sexual Behaviors and Problems of Adolescents664
Part V.Emerging Issues
40Racial and Ethnic Health Disparity and Access to Care683
41Health-Related Quality of Life in Pediatric Populations696
42Pediatric Psychology and Public Health: Opportunities for Further Integration in the 21st Century710
43Genetic Disorders and Genetic Testing719
44Telehealth735
45International Pediatric Psychology747
Index757

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